"Become aware what is in you. Announce it, pronounce it, produce it and give birth to it." - Meister Eckhart

27 November 2010

T:AP: Transcend: Art and Peace Network

I'd like to introduce T:AP, the Transcend: Art and Peace network. It's a network of like-minded artists and musicians (and storytellers) using their art for peace. My page is here http://www.tapnetwork.org/tappers/michael-williams/ but you'll find lots of other artists doing wonderful work around the world. Click and learn more.

24 November 2010

Healing Words podcast from June 2009 on ReStorying the Earth Blog

Here's a link to storyteller Alette Willis' ReStorying the Earth blog where I gave an interview last year after returning from the Healing Words storytelling tour in the Holy Land. Go to http://restoryingtheearth.wordpress.com/2009/06/18/podcast-added-michael-williams-speaks-about-healing-stories-and-the-middle-east/

While on Alette's blog, check out the other posts....lots of interesting material on storytelling here.

18 November 2010

Talk at Annual Canadian Storytellers Conference, Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland

This is a link to a recording of my contribution to the panel discussion 'Storytelling and Peace' at the 2010 Annual Conference of Canadian Storytellers, held at Memorial University in July, St. John's Newfoundland.

http://collections.mun.ca/cdm4/item_viewer.php?CISOROOT=/ich_oral&CISOPTR=17&CISOBOX=1&REC=4

Testimonials

"We have received only very positive reports of your workshop, and must thank you for being so flexible and responsive both before and in the course of implementing the workshop. It has been lovely to work with you. . . . We are hopeful this project will give rise to future storytelling endeavours, and would be very happy to work with you again if the opportunity arises!" Muireann Crowley, At Home in Scotland, University of Edinburgh, May 2014 ("Storytelling, Research and Public Engagement" workshop)

Michael Williams is a a storyteller of compelling skill. He is also a fine human being who engages in all situations and draws people into the warmth of communication and shared experience." Donald Smith, Director, Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh Scotland

"Michael's understanding of storytelling within a leadership and business context has helped us provide a great service in helping leaders determine their personal and organisational destiny and legacy. Working with Michael is inspiring and fun; and pulls you to be fully engaged from start to finish." Norton Bertram-Smith, Managing Director and Leadership Consultant for On Purpose.

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